Visit Laguna Beach Articles http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/ Recent Articles - Press Release Sun, 19 Nov 2017 16:06:42 GMT 20 Of The Best Beaches In California For Your Coastal Vacation http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/20-of-the-best-beaches-in-california-for-your-coastal-vacation/189/ The California coast entices us all, whatever the season. Whether you’re avoiding the colder temps setting in across America, or simply chasing more sunshine and love the sand between your toes Wed, 15 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/20-of-the-best-beaches-in-california-for-your-coastal-vacation/189/ John Wayne Airport Named Best Large Airport in J . D . Power Satisfaction Survey http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/john-wayne-airport-named-best-large-airport-in-j-d-power-satisfaction-survey/187/ John Wayne Airport, Orange County, owned and operated by the County of Orange, has received the J.D. Power Award for Best Large Airport in the 2017 North America Airport Satisfaction Survey. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/john-wayne-airport-named-best-large-airport-in-j-d-power-satisfaction-survey/187/ SELANNE STEAK TAVERN RECEIVES “BEST SERVICE” DISTINCTION AT 2017 GOLDEN FOODIE AWARDS CEREMONY http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/selanne-steak-tavern-receives-best-service-distinction-at-2017-golden-foodie-awards-ceremony/186/ Fifth Award for Laguna Beach Restaurant in Golden Foodie’s Six-Year History. At the 2017 annual Golden Foodie Awards ceremony, emceed by Food Network celebrity Simon Majumdar and held last night at Tue, 26 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/selanne-steak-tavern-receives-best-service-distinction-at-2017-golden-foodie-awards-ceremony/186/ LAGUNA ART MUSEUM ANNOUNCES FIFTH ANNUAL ART & NATURE http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/laguna-art-museum-announces-fifth-annual-art-nature/185/ Laguna Art Museum will present the fifth annual Art & Nature, a multidisciplinary exploration of art’s many and various engagements with the natural world, November 2-5, 2017. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/laguna-art-museum-announces-fifth-annual-art-nature/185/ SELANNE'S CHEF NAMED CULINARY VISIONARY FOR 14TH ANNUAL FLAVORS OF ORANGE COUNTY http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/selanne-s-chef-named-culinary-visionary-for-14th-annual-flavors-of-orange-county-/184/ Award-winning Joshua Severson, who has served as executive chef of Selanne Steak Tavern since its opening in 2013, has been chosen to be the Culinary Visionary for the 2017 American Liver Foundation's Fri, 04 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/selanne-s-chef-named-culinary-visionary-for-14th-annual-flavors-of-orange-county-/184/ SMOKE - FREE LAGUNA BEACH http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/smoke---free-laguna-beach/183/ In order to promote and protect public health, safety, and general welfare, the City Council adopted a citywide smoking ordinance that prohibits smoking in all public places, including common areas Tue, 18 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/smoke---free-laguna-beach/183/ Festival of Arts Undergoes Historic Renovation http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/festival-of-arts-undergoes-historic-renovation/182/ This year the Festival of Arts will celebrate its 85th anniversary in a newly renovated facility unveiled just in time for the Festival's art exhibit opening the first week in July Thu, 06 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/festival-of-arts-undergoes-historic-renovation/182/ The Ranch at Laguna Beach Joins National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/the-ranch-at-laguna-beach-joins-national-geographic-unique-lodges-of-the-world-/181/ The Ranch at Laguna Beach is the newest member of the exclusive National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World, a collection of boutique hotels in extraordinary places around the world. Fri, 16 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/the-ranch-at-laguna-beach-joins-national-geographic-unique-lodges-of-the-world-/181/ Laguna Beach Expands Smoke-Free Ordinance Citywide http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/laguna-beach-expands-smoke-free-ordinance-citywide/180/ The Laguna Beach City Council voted to expand the City’s current smoking prohibitions to include all public places, such as sidewalks, streets, and alleys as common areas of multi-unit residences. Fri, 16 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/laguna-beach-expands-smoke-free-ordinance-citywide/180/ Celebrate the Arts with the 2017 Passport to the Arts http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/celebrate-the-arts-with-the-2017-passport-to-the-arts/179/ The Passport to the Arts team of Laguna Beach has the perfect offering this summer season – a 2017 Passport to the Arts. Plus, if you purchase before May 31, you will be automatically entered to win a Fri, 05 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/celebrate-the-arts-with-the-2017-passport-to-the-arts/179/ Mellor Day Proclaimed in Laguna Beach http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/mellor-day-proclaimed-in-laguna-beach/178/ Laguna Beach City Council has proclaimed April 11th Mellor Day as proclaimed by Mayor Toni Iseman in her presentation to Suzanne and James Mellor at Tuesday’s City Council meeting. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/mellor-day-proclaimed-in-laguna-beach/178/ Thanksgiving Holiday Travel Tips http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/thanksgiving-holiday-travel-tips/177/ Airports across the country are anticipating a record-setting year-end holiday travel season. The Thanksgiving holiday is one of the most heavily traveled holiday periods, and passengers traveling Thu, 17 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/thanksgiving-holiday-travel-tips/177/ Skyloft Restaurant Announces Monthly Gourmet “Beer Dinner,” Taps & Tastes http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/skyloft-restaurant-announces-monthly-gourmet-beer-dinner-taps-tastes/175/ Skyloft Beverage Director Louie Palmerin is one proud papa, and deservedly so, as Palmerin has skillfully crafted the largest and most innovative selection of craft beers in Laguna Beach. Mon, 31 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/skyloft-restaurant-announces-monthly-gourmet-beer-dinner-taps-tastes/175/ New Restaurants in Laguna Beach http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/new-restaurants-in-laguna-beach/172/ What's new in Laguna Beach? Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/new-restaurants-in-laguna-beach/172/ Sawdust Art & Craft Festival Unveils Massive Mural by Rolland Berry to Commemorate 50th Anniversary http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/sawdust-art-craft-festival-unveils-massive-mural-by-rolland-berry-to-commemorate-50th-anniversary/174/ Sawdust Art & Craft Festival—a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating the public and promoting art created in Laguna Beach—is pleased to announce the unveiling of an extraordinary and perhaps Mon, 20 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/sawdust-art-craft-festival-unveils-massive-mural-by-rolland-berry-to-commemorate-50th-anniversary/174/ Celebrate the Arts with the 2016 Passport to the Arts http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/celebrate-the-arts-with-the-2016-passport-to-the-arts/173/ The Passport to the Arts team of Laguna Beach has the perfect offering this summer season – a 2016 Passport to the Arts. Plus, if you purchase before May 15, you will be automatically entered to win a Mon, 04 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/celebrate-the-arts-with-the-2016-passport-to-the-arts/173/ 10 “Must See” Laguna Beach Landmarks http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/10-must-see-laguna-beach-landmarks/170/ Make sure you make the time to visit these 10 “Must See” landmarks. Mon, 01 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/10-must-see-laguna-beach-landmarks/170/ Visit Laguna Beach Announces 2016 Board of Directors http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/visit-laguna-beach-announces-2016-board-of-directors/169/ Visit Laguna Beach recently announced its 2016 Board of Directors and Officers. The Visit Laguna Beach Board is comprised of leaders in the hospitality, arts and transportation industries Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/visit-laguna-beach-announces-2016-board-of-directors/169/ 2016 Laguna Beach Festivals http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/2016-laguna-beach-festivals/171/ Laguna Beach Music FestivalFebruary 10-14, 2016www.lagunabeachmusicfestival.com   The 2016 Laguna Beach Music Festival features three concert performances taking place at Laguna Playhouse ... Fri, 01 Jan 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/2016-laguna-beach-festivals/171/ Laguna Beach Fact Sheet http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/laguna-beach-fact-sheet/3/ Come discover Laguna Beach all year round. With 30 coves and beaches, Laguna Beach is the ideal spot for coastal fun. Fri, 01 Jan 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/laguna-beach-fact-sheet/3/ Historical Profile of Laguna Beach http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/historical-profile-of-laguna-beach/5/ Laguna Beach is a seaside village with a history that dates back more than 2,000 years when the area's first known inhabitants, the Ute-Aztecas Indian tribe, roamed the land. Fri, 01 Jan 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/historical-profile-of-laguna-beach/5/ Significant Dates in Laguna Beach History http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/significant-dates-in-laguna-beach-history/6/ Here are some notable dates throughout Laguna Beach history. When you spot "EXPLORE IT:" - you can experience the significance first hand. Fri, 01 Jan 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/significant-dates-in-laguna-beach-history/6/ Celebrate the Arts with the 2016 Passport to the Arts http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/celebrate-the-arts-with-the-2016-passport-to-the-arts/160/ Purchase Before May 31, 2016 to win a Laguna Beach Fall Getaway. Tue, 01 Dec 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/celebrate-the-arts-with-the-2016-passport-to-the-arts/160/ Selanne Steak Tavern Brings Home Golden Foodie Award for Best Wine http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/selanne-steak-tavern-brings-home-golden-foodie-award-for-best-wine-/166/ Last night at the annual 2015 Golden Foodies Awards held at Fairmont Newport Beach, Selanne Steak Tavern received Best Wine Award for the restaurant’s wine list, service and Mon, 28 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/selanne-steak-tavern-brings-home-golden-foodie-award-for-best-wine-/166/ Ashley Johnson Receives Certified Destination Management Executive Designation http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/ashley-johnson-receives-certified-destination-management-executive-designation/163/ Ashley Johnson, Director of Brand Marketing & Communications for Visit Laguna Beach has earned the Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) designation, the only integrated executive program Tue, 21 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/articles/view/ashley-johnson-receives-certified-destination-management-executive-designation/163/